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Stomped Out
As Sheffield's case awaits trial, he still wonders why CLEAT took such drastic action against him
"...enough away to have any tangible influence. Onetime Mayor Roy Butler, a modernizer of Austin's police whose name presides..."

Oct. 16, 2015 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Best of Austin – Friday
BOA all day, erryday
"...The Ann and Roy Butler Hike-and-Bike Trail no longer forces pedestrians and cyclists..."

March 20, 2015 Features Feature

Council: Beep Beep!
This week's agenda has plenty to strike sparks and eat up the day and evening
"...Urban Trails Master Plan (Item 143), the Ann and Roy Butler Trail at the Southeast Shore Master Plan (Lady..."

Aug. 29, 2014 News Feature by Michael King

"...opening of the "Boardwalk" that completes the Ann and Roy Butler Hike-and-Bike Trail – featuring the SoundWaves, the Eastside..."

June 6, 2014 News Feature

The Name Game Visits Auditorium Shores
City delays renaming in honor of Vic Mathias
"...lady, and naming the hike-and-bike trail for former mayor Roy Butler and his wife Ann...."

May 30, 2014 News Feature by Amy Smith

No Rush to Rename Auditorium Shores
Council delays name change to "Vic Mathias Shores"
"...naming the hike and bike trail after former Mayor Roy Butler and his wife Ann...."

May 27, 2014 News Post by Amy Smith

Beside the Point: Planning What's Affordable
The Downtown Austin Plan comes lumbering toward its official adoption
"...the Town Lake Trail in honor of Ann and Roy Butler; the eventual motion passed, 5-2 (Laura Morri­son and..."

Nov. 11, 2011 News Column by Michael King

Choose Your Monitor: The Four Finalists
Candidates to be Austin's next police monitor speak out
"...Austin Police Association President Mike Sheffield and former Mayor Roy Butler) – del Llano notes that what the group..."

Dec. 8, 2010 News Post by Jordan Smith

Primary Post-Mortem
The State Commission on Judicial Conduct dismisses complaint against judge
"...counted at least one deceased person, former Austin Mayor Roy Butler, among supporters – remains pending. Maxey has also..."

March 12, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

"...on public safety matters. The list includes former Mayor Roy Butler, Texas Monthly founder Mike Levy, UT School of..."

Oct. 16, 2009 News Feature

Dem Candidates Make Beeline for the Bench
Civil district court judgeships will likely be secured in the March primary
"...former Travis County District Attorney Ronnie Earle, former Mayor Roy Butler, state Reps. Donna Howard and Elliott Naishtat, and..."

Oct. 9, 2009 News Feature by Jordan Smith

CD 10: Last Pre-Election Finance Reports
Doherty's getting low on cash, McCaul still has $300K
"...contributors: Danley Cornyn (child of Sen. John Cornyn, $250); Roy Butler (former mayor of Austin, $500 – $2,075 this..."

Oct. 28, 2008 News Post by Lee Nichols

The Making of an Endorsement
"...* Former Austin Mayor Roy Butler..."

Oct. 24, 2008 News Feature

2006 Election by the Numbers
"...down more actual votes than any mayoral candidate since Roy Butler in 1973.) Considering he was running against a..."

May 19, 2006 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Austin's police learn to give hugs
"...and a contingent of community representatives (including former Mayor Roy Butler and former Council Member Willie Lewis) were in..."

April 30, 2004 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Austin @ Large: Time Stands Still
The mayoral race seems a cross between 1954 and 1999 -- anything but 2003.
"...Crown, be it two years ago (Wynn) or the Roy Butler era (Meltzer). But all of those tracks will..."

May 2, 2003 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

Our readers talk back.
"..."Tribe," but what of Griffith supporters like former Mayor Roy Butler, retired Admiral Bobby Ray Inman, Old Austin icon..."

May 17, 2002 Column

Naked City
The city's new police review panel isn't as apolitical as it was supposed to be.

Dec. 14, 2001 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

The People vs. Mike Sheffield
The new APD oversight agreement is a first for Austin -- but will it do what it's supposed to do?
"...Austin needs a civilian oversight system. (Only former Mayor Roy Butler abstained.) So that's something. "We need and want..."

March 30, 2001 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
In the contest for 390th District Judge, both Karrie Key and Julie Kocurek have big-name support.
"...former City Council member Lowell Lebermann, and former mayors Roy Butler, Jeff Friedman, and Bruce Todd -- along with..."

Oct. 6, 2000 News Feature by Amy Smith

Our readers talk back.
"...Mayor Roy Butler, along with most of the City Council, was..."

June 2, 2000 Column

A Century of Newsmakers
"...Lloyd Doggett to Frank Erwin, Gonzalo Barrientos to Darrell Royal, Willie Kocurek to Sarah Weddington, not to mention those..."

Jan. 7, 2000 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Media Clips
The world’s major corporations have realized that the media can be big money, and they have invested heavily.
"...bought the top-rated KVET/KASE franchise from former Austin mayor Roy Butler in 1997...."

Dec. 24, 1999 News Column by Lee Nichols

Page Two
The Statesman is back to its old ways.
" so much?" It should be noted that when Roy Butler got us into the Nuke and Carole Keeton..."

Oct. 15, 1999 Column by Louis Black

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...board should have. The council's picks are: former mayor Roy Butler, ACLU's Ann del Llano, attorney Tom Kolker, NAACP-Austin..."

June 11, 1999 News Feature

East-West Dissent
Neighborhood Concerns
"...Eastside, yet continue to stand idly by while outsiders destroy the area. "The council keeps saying we want your..."

April 23, 1999 News Feature by Jenny Staff

Something to Live For
" gig - he and his own group the Royal Gospel Quartet had appeared on KNOW as early as..."

Feb. 26, 1999 Music Feature by Jay Hardwig

Who's on First?
United -- for Now
" outgoing chamber president Gary Valdez and former mayor Roy Butler would probably stand behind Slusher, especially in light..."

Dec. 25, 1998 News Column by Jenny Staff

Dreams and Schemes
He's Got Vision
"...had a mayor as strong as this since the Roy Butler days," said one downtown developer-type. "If you're on..."

Nov. 20, 1998 News Column by Jenny Staff

Lone Stars Rising
The Lady Rancher: From Hogs to Boll Weevils
"...recently endorsed by four former Austin mayors: Bruce Todd, Roy Butler, Frank Cooksey, and Jeff Friedman, as well as..."

Oct. 16, 1998 News Feature by Robert Bryce

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